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12:00 AM 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Staying On Topic"  Martha Duran-Contreras is a bilingual second-grade teacher from Santa Monica, California with many racially mixed and bilingual students. She provides each child with individualized instruction, reviewing their progress and helping them to set goals and identify steps toward achieving those goals. [P]

12:30 AM 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "100 Days of Reading"  In a Chicago neighborhood, Shari Frost runs a mixed first- and second-grade classroom that includes students with physical and learning disabilities. We meet her class on the 100th day of school as they engage in a math/reading lesson on what they could buy with $ 100, read a poem featuring the number 100, and celebrate the milestone day. [P]

1:00 AM 
Whole Child, The: A Caregiver's Guide to the First Five Years  "It's The Little Things"  The importance of a well-ordered and predictable environment. [P]

1:30 AM 
Whole Child, The: A Caregiver's Guide to the First Five Years  "By Leaps and Bounds"  Physical development and appropriate developmental activities, good health practices, and environmental safety. [P]

2:00 AM 
Principles for Principals  "Professional Development for Principals"  Professional development for principals is an important tool for reform. Principals learn that taking time for their own professional development is not taking time from their schools. [G]

3:00 AM 
Looking at Learning....Again Part 1  "Design, Construction, and Technology"  MIT Professor Mitchel Resnick guides this workshop exploring technology as an aid for learning. He discusses the impact of technology on learning when students design and construct tools to support their own inquiries. [P]

4:00 AM 
Hands On Crafts for Kids  "Just Have Fun"  Crafting is supposed to be fun - there's no right way - no correct colors - there are enough rules in life without making them a part of your crafting. Begin with emoticons, crazy computer symbols just for fun. [P]

4:30 AM 
Hey Kids, Let's Cook  "Fruiteroni Pizza"  This is a twist to the usual pizza with all the usual toppings, but we're tossing on some fresh stone fruit. Yes, it's true, a pizza with fresh slices of peaches, plums and pluots. [P]

5:00 AM 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Mi Famiglia: Italian Family Style with Giuseppe Fanelli"  Guiseppe Fanelli is the chef of one of Sara's favorite Italian restaurants, Tre Dici, and today he shares home-style Italian recipes like Bruschetta al Tonno - a simple and delicious tuna bruschetta. His Agnello Scottadito with Heirloom Tomato Salad mixes tender lamb with the freshness of a homegrown tomato salad. [P]

5:30 AM 
Art of Food with Wendy Brodie  "Appetizers"  Discover the various ways and styles of creating hors d'oeuvres, canapes and crudites, and learn how appetizers evolved as a service before the main meal. [P]

6:00 AM 
Grand View  "Mount Rainier National Park"  [P]

6:30 AM 
New Fly Fisher  "Montana Fly Fishing"  [P]

7:00 AM 
Ask This Old House  "Installing A Ductless Heat Pump/Led Lighting"  Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and host Kevin O'Connor install a ductless heat pump to heat and cool a bonus room. Then, Richard, Kevin, landscape contractor Roger Cook and general contractor Tom Silva ask, "What is it?" Afterward, electrician Scott Caron demonstrates new technologies and applications for LED lighting. [P]

7:30 AM 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Demilune Table"  [P]

8:00 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Structure"  Allen shows different constructed features at the Garden Home Retreat. He visits the greenhouse at Churchill Downs, a raised vegetable bed in Alabama, and a butterfly conservatory in New Jersey. [G]

8:30 AM 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Holiday"  Good food and good cheer come easy with stylish ideas that provide a new twist on the traditional. Recipes: potatoes deluxe and classic roast beef. [P]

9:00 AM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Baby Shower"  Meet our newest expert, Myra Wood, who fills in while Robyn is on maternity leave. Our great gifts for the baby shower include a knit stuffed Bunny and cute crochet binky fobs. [P]

9:30 AM 
Martha's Sewing Room  "Serger Piping"  Lined bag with serger piping; Sew Quick, Sew Easy boy's baby bonnet by serger; Lace diamond windows Antique Technique; Heirloom Quilting segment on quilting with endless (continuous) embroidery. Guests: Kathy McMakin, Nina McVeigh. [P]

10:00 AM 
For Your Home  "Baby on the Way"  With her second child on the way, Sloan will share the nursery makeover and what's new in health, safety and gear for baby. [P]

10:30 AM 
It's Sew Easy  "Mom and Grandma Are Busy - Kids and Baby"  [P]

11:00 AM 
In Search of the Novel  "Am I Getting Through?"  In this summary, teachers examine their effectiveness in helping students comprehend and appreciate novels and become lifelong readers. Teachers also discuss and demonstrate strategies for evaluation. [P]

12:00 PM 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Staying On Topic"  Martha Duran-Contreras is a bilingual second-grade teacher from Santa Monica, California with many racially mixed and bilingual students. She provides each child with individualized instruction, reviewing their progress and helping them to set goals and identify steps toward achieving those goals. [P]

12:30 PM 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "100 Days of Reading"  In a Chicago neighborhood, Shari Frost runs a mixed first- and second-grade classroom that includes students with physical and learning disabilities. We meet her class on the 100th day of school as they engage in a math/reading lesson on what they could buy with $ 100, read a poem featuring the number 100, and celebrate the milestone day. [P]

1:00 PM 
Whole Child, The: A Caregiver's Guide to the First Five Years  "It's The Little Things"  The importance of a well-ordered and predictable environment. [P]

1:30 PM 
Whole Child, The: A Caregiver's Guide to the First Five Years  "By Leaps and Bounds"  Physical development and appropriate developmental activities, good health practices, and environmental safety. [P]

2:00 PM 
Principles for Principals  "Professional Development for Principals"  Professional development for principals is an important tool for reform. Principals learn that taking time for their own professional development is not taking time from their schools. [G]

3:00 PM 
Looking at Learning....Again Part 1  "Design, Construction, and Technology"  MIT Professor Mitchel Resnick guides this workshop exploring technology as an aid for learning. He discusses the impact of technology on learning when students design and construct tools to support their own inquiries. [P]

4:00 PM 
Hands On Crafts for Kids  "Just Have Fun"  Crafting is supposed to be fun - there's no right way - no correct colors - there are enough rules in life without making them a part of your crafting. Begin with emoticons, crazy computer symbols just for fun. [P]

4:30 PM 
Hey Kids, Let's Cook  "Fruiteroni Pizza"  This is a twist to the usual pizza with all the usual toppings, but we're tossing on some fresh stone fruit. Yes, it's true, a pizza with fresh slices of peaches, plums and pluots. [P]

5:00 PM 
Jacques Pepin: More Fast Food My Way  "Go Fish"  Jacques makes picante mussel pilaf, followed by a novel take on a breadcrumb coating for onion-crusted sole with anchovy butter. [G]

5:30 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Crepes and Croissants"  [P]

6:00 PM 
Kimchi Chronicles  "The Seafood Chronicles"  Diving into one of the most amazing Korean traditions, Jean-Georges visits with the Haenyos of Jeju Island, who free-dive for seafood off the rocky coast. Jean-Georges feasts on fresh sea urchin, a dream breakfast for a world-renowned chef. [P]

6:30 PM 
Christina  "Light Dishes for Life"  Wow, have we lost sight of what a proper portion looks like! Most restaurant meals could feed a small country! No wonder we're too heavy! How could we possibly avoid it? In this class, we'll look at portion sizes and cook to create perfectly seasoned food that is so satisfying, a few bites do the trick. [P]

7:00 PM 
Ask This Old House  "Installing A Ductless Heat Pump/Led Lighting"  Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and host Kevin O'Connor install a ductless heat pump to heat and cool a bonus room. Then, Richard, Kevin, landscape contractor Roger Cook and general contractor Tom Silva ask, "What is it?" Afterward, electrician Scott Caron demonstrates new technologies and applications for LED lighting. [P]

7:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Rome: Ancient Glory"  Rick takes a fresh look at Rome by exploring the traces of life in the capital of the ancient world - visiting the Colosseum and the Pantheon, and viewing the empire's art. Then he goes by bicycle to see the Appian Way and the other marvels of Roman engineering. Part 1 of 3 [G]

8:00 PM 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Delhi & Agra, India"  Northern India is a colorful mosaic of urban & rural life, from the Taj Mahal to the crowded alleys. [G]

8:30 PM 
Jacques Pepin: More Fast Food My Way  "Go Fish"  Jacques makes picante mussel pilaf, followed by a novel take on a breadcrumb coating for onion-crusted sole with anchovy butter. [G]

9:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Crepes and Croissants"  [P]

9:30 PM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Cooking In Wine Country"  Ever dream of owning a winery? Don and Tru Miller made their dreams come true 12 years ago when they built Adobe Guadalupe in the Valle de Guadalupe. Rick's dream of cooking in their stunning kitchen, with its handmade wood-fired oven, comes true this season when he cooks for the Millers and other local winemakers. [P]

10:00 PM 
Caprial and John's Kitchen: Cooking for Family and Friends  "Organic Root Vegetables"  The Pences prepare braised pork shoulder with caramelized carrots and potatoes and seared flat-iron steak with oven-roasted carrot salad. [G]

10:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Rome: Ancient Glory"  Rick takes a fresh look at Rome by exploring the traces of life in the capital of the ancient world - visiting the Colosseum and the Pantheon, and viewing the empire's art. Then he goes by bicycle to see the Appian Way and the other marvels of Roman engineering. Part 1 of 3 [G]

11:00 PM 
Theater Talk  "Elaine Stritch's 88th Birthday Bash"  We celebrate the 88th birthday of the great star Elaine Stritch. Joining us along with Stritch herself are her good friends, music director Rob Bowman, and actor Hunter Ryan Herdlicka who appeared with Stritch in A Little Night Music on Broadway. [P]

11:30 PM 
Closer to Truth  "Is God Necessary?"  Whether God exists may depend on whether God is necessary. Even if God exists, would it have been possible for God not to exist? In other words, even if God does exist, could it have been otherwise?. [P]


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